Quad-core HTC Edge gets new code name ahead of MWC

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Just weeks before a rumored announcement, the handset gets a new internal code name.

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Sony Ercisson teases MWC announcements

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If you thought that Sony (Ericsson) was done announcing new smartphones after last week’s CES, you’re sadly mistaken.  It appears that the company still has a few things left up their sleeves for next month’s Mobile World Congress.  A “save the date” email has gone ...

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Samsung considering licensing Blackberry, sources indicate

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According to a hot new rumor from Boy Genius Report‘s Jonathan Geller, Samsung is taking a look at licensing pieces of Blackberry’s OS. In a move that would help Samsung create added features for their Android smartphones, it opens up the idea of integrating Blackberry messenger. ...

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

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We learned from Android Central yesterday that the HTC EVO 3D was set to see an updated firmware which included the removal of Carrier IQ’s software.  The controversial feature has been a hot topic over the last few months with many users wanting the ability to opt out of the service.  It ...

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Samsung’s 2012 phones to feature all-day battery Life

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Without a doubt, one of the biggest pain points for smartphone users is the battery life.  Let’s be honest here, Android devices thus far have suffered from some less-than desirable talktime and standby times.  Even with multi-core processors and an increasingly more optimized Android ...

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T-Mobile and Walmart add unlimited web to Unlimited Talk & Text plan

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Geared toward families and first time smartphones buyers, the Walmart Family Mobile plan now includes unlimited data.

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Verizon debuts $199 16GB Droid Razr

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Leading up to the new iteration, the carrier removes the 16GB microSD card and shaves $100 off the price of the Droid Razr.

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Woz admits Android does things better than iPhone

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Although he still carries the iPhone 4S as his main handset, Steve concedes that Android is making serious headway over Apple.

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Beyond Black and White: Which color phone would you carry?

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More often than not we find ourselves buying a black smartphone with either silver or grey accents.  Sure, there’s the occasional white handset or special edition of an existing handset, but typically it’s the same stuff all around. In light of the recently announced Droid Razr ...

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Super-thin HTC Ville expected to arrive at T-Mobile

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After a weak showing at CES this year, HTC and T-Mobile are rumored to pair for the dual-core Ville.

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Motorola announces pair of new Androids for Europe, China, and other markets

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Motorola Mobility today announced a pair of new Android smartphones for Europe, China, and other markets.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, these two are designed to offer consumers affordable choices that best fit their unique personalities.  On one hand we have the MOTOLUXE, a slim touch-only ...

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Qualcomm’s GameCommand ready for Android Market debut

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Qualcomm has all but wrapped up work on their answer to NVIDIA’s TegraZone and expect to open the doors next week.  Dropping in the Android Market on January 10th (first day of CES), Snapdragon GameCommand will give consumers and gamers a quick way to find Snapdragon optimized, featured ...

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Digitimes: Google’s “Nexus Tablet” to be 7-inch, cost under $200

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New details come into light for the rumored Google tablet.

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Boost Mobile announces their first Android for under $100 – Samsung Replenish

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Boost Mobile today announced that they will be offering the Samsung Replenish starting tomorrow with a super-appealing price tag.  Bowing as the first Android smartphone on the carrier’s network for less than $100, the handset helps bolster the no-contract lineup with a low-cost ...

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Sprint and Samsung announce white Epic 4G Touch for January 8

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With this announcement there are now three white editions of the popular Galaxy S II series in the United States.

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